Communications Department

On-air learning. Award-winning opportunities.

From your first day at Lewis, you're on the air.

Live TV. Live Radio. Hands-on experience working with millions of dollars in state-of-the-art equipment. Award-winning student media organizations, including The Flyer newspaper, WLRA Radio and the Lewis University Television Network.

The Department of Communications offers a broad curriculum that not only prepares you for production and on-air talent roles, but the comprehensive understanding necessary to climb the career ladder in a wide spectrum of media-based industries. You will learn the fundamental principles of good communications, and be exposed to best communication practices that fit all organizations.

Freshly designed for the 21st century student, our updated majors and new concentrations help students develop a broad mastery of skills in an ever-changing communications landscape.

Majors

Follow along as broadcasting student Mayet Lloyd takes us behind the scenes of Windy City Live and Abc7’s newsroom!